IKO recognizes that its tremendous success
is due to the strength of the people working within the company. A primary
goal of IKO's is to promote individual employee's sense of accomplishment
and contribution, so that employees enjoy their association with IKO.
IKO strives to minimize the levels of management within the company.
IKO invests in its employees so that they are the most knowledgeable
in the industry, and undertakes great efforts, including a goal of promoting
from within, to nurture loyalty to IKO. Above all, IKO is committed
to providing a safe work environment for all its people.
IKO operates a vertically integrated Group
network of companies that maintain their individual market recognition
by promoting well-established local company and brand names. Through
this strong Group network, IKO has established a reputation for quality
products and excellent service that makes IKO the leading manufacturer
and supplier in the roofing and waterproofing industry sector. Our mission
is to further strengthen and expand our well-established position, and
continue to be the first choice for architects, specifiers and installing
contractors throughout the world. IKO commits itself to providing its
customers the support and professionalism required to carry out first
The combined resources of IKO's research
and development departments are continually challenged to Set the Standard
in the industry for product and system innovation, with a strong emphasis
on product life expectancy, safety and environment. A commitment to
continuous capital investment and technological advancement ensures
IKO's modern manufacturing facilities are industry benchmarks. This
not only helps with cost efficiency, but also allows standardization
of product and quality controls throughout the Group.
Finally, and as importantly, IKO continues
to emphasize the long-term view over short-term results. This goal
underlines a wide range of company policies, from relationships with
our partners (employees, customers and suppliers), to expected returns
on investments, vertical integration, and research and product development.
IKO will continue to Set the Standard, but only through ethical behavior,
dedication and teamwork.